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    Sale 5397

    Popular Culture: Rock & Pop Memorabilia

    10 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 138

    The Beatles

    Price Realised  


    The Beatles
    A collection of early autographs in an autograph book, including one page signed in blue ballpoint pen by Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Pete Best, John Lennon signing as Jucho Throb Lenroe additionally annotated in Paul's hand The Beatles, additionally signed by Bob Wooler, Allan Williams and another; one page signed and inscribed The Sensational Ringo Starr, Drums, Rory Storm and The Hurricanes; other subjects include Les Chadwick, Fred Marsden, Les Maguire and another; with a Cavern Club membership card for the 1961 season (2)

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    This interesting collection of early Beatles signatures includes their original drummer Pete Best, first manager Allan Willams and DJ of the Cavern club Bob Wooler who introduced The Beatles to Brian Epstein.

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    Ex-lot 632 Rock 'n' Roll and Film Memorabilia, Sotheby's, London, 18-19th September 1996

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the signature of Allan Williams is not in his hand.

    Pre-Lot Text

    The Beatles